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Brayton Wilson
December 21, 2017 - 7:22 am
The Buffalo Sabres will have a fifth prospect competing at the 2018 IIHF World Junior Championship next week in Buffalo. Shortly after the Rochester Americans beat the Belleville Senators 3-1 at Blue Cross Arena on Wednesday, the Sabres assigned forward Alexander Nylander to the Swedish men's...
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Paul Hamilton
December 15, 2017 - 1:30 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Buffalo Sabres have points in five out of six games with Carolina in town on Friday. General manager Jason Botterill spoke on Friday in front of a Winter Classic truck. He said, the team needs to be even better, “We have to improve in short situations here. Yes, we’ve...
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Brayton Wilson
December 06, 2017 - 12:20 pm
The Swedish Ice Hockey Association has released their 26-man preliminary roster for the 2018 IIHF World Junior Championship later this month in Buffalo. The Buffalo Sabres will possibly have another prospect representing them in the tournament with forward Marcus Davidsson as part of the...
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Brayton Wilson
November 24, 2017 - 11:14 pm
Alexander Nylander is back on the ice for the Rochester Americans after missing more than two months of action with a lower-body injury suffered at the Sabres Prospects Challenge. In his fourth game of the 2017-18 season, Nylander scored his first goal of the season just 52-seconds into a 10-3...
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Paul Hamilton
October 03, 2017 - 3:08 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Neither Alex Nylander or Sean Malone got on the ice during training camp due to injuries. Both have been sent to Rochester. To get to the 23 man roster limit, the Sabres put Evan Rodrigues and Justin Falk on injured reserve. There are 10 new faces on the Buffalo roster,...
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Brayton Wilson
September 09, 2017 - 6:58 pm
It was quite the bounce-back performance by the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night at HarborCenter. After falling 4-3 in overtime on Friday to the New Jersey Devils, Buffalo put up seven goals on the Boston Bruins to grab their first win at the Prospects Challenge. Of the seven goals, the Sabres...
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Paul Hamilton
September 08, 2017 - 3:23 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres Prospects Tournament returns to HarborCenter tonight with the Sabres hosting the Devils. Buffalo's lineup will feature players like Alex Nylander, Justin Bailey, Nick Baptiste and Brendan Guhle. Guhle has been back in Buffalo for a couple of weeks after training...
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August 28, 2017 - 5:55 pm
Joe DiBiase reporting Twitter: @DiBiaseWGR When the Buffalo Sabres acquired former captain Jason Pominville back in June, along with defenseman Marco Scandella, many had wondered if they'll be able to break out their old Pominville number-29 jerseys from the back of the closet. On Monday, those...
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Paul Hamilton
July 09, 2017 - 3:07 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Ramus Asplund is spending his second year at the Sabres Prospect Camp. The 2016 second round pick looks much improved from last season and is one of the better players out there. Last season, Asplund played pro in Sweden and this season at the request of Jason Botterill, he’...
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Paul Hamilton
April 10, 2017 - 5:39 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Buffalo Sabres have sent three players to the Rochester Americans in the American Hockey League. Evan Rodrigues played 30 games in Buffalo netting four goals and two assists for six points. Rodrigues played 45 games in Rochester scoring nine goals and 18 assists for 27...
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